Synonyms of sovereign in English:

sovereign


See definition of sovereign

noun

1

SYNONYMS

ruler, monarch, supreme ruler, Crown, crowned head, head of state, potentate, suzerain, overlord, dynast, leader

king, queen, emperor, empress, prince, princess, tsar, royal duke, grand duke, elector, crown prince, princeling, prince regent, mogul, baron, liege, liege lord, lord, emir, sheikh, sultan, maharaja, raja

historical atheling


adjective

1‘he asserted that sovereign power belonged to the people’

SYNONYMS

supreme, absolute, unlimited, unrestricted, unrestrained, unbounded, boundless, infinite, ultimate, total, unconditional, full, utter, paramount

principal, chief, dominant, predominant, ruling

royal, regal, kingly, monarchical

2‘the Allies turned the western part of Germany into a sovereign state’

SYNONYMS

independent, self-governing, autonomous, self-determining, self-legislating

non-aligned, free

3‘a sovereign remedy for all ills’

SYNONYMS

effective, efficient, powerful, potent, efficacious, effectual

practical, useful, productive, helpful, valuable, worthwhile

excellent, outstanding, reliable, unfailing

informal sure-fire

ANTONYMS

ineffective, useless